about Todd FlowerdayA Roman Catholic lay person, married (since 1996), with one adopted child (since 2001). I serve in worship and spiritual life in a midwestern university parish.
about John Donaghy
John is a lay missionary since 2007 with a parish in western Honduras. Before that he served in campus ministry and social justice ministry in Iowa. His ministry blog is http://hermanojuancito.blogspot.com
He also blogs reflections on the lectionary and saints/heroes/events of the date at http://walktheway.wordpress.com
He'll be a long-term contributor here analyzing the Latin American bishops' document from their 2007 Aparecida Conference.
Vatican II pages
- PS 37: The Penitential Celebrations in Lent
- What About Sacramental Grace?
- Humanae Vitae 30: To Bishops
- PS 35-36: Chrism Mass
- Humanae Vitae 29: Christian Compassion
- Just A Thought on Guilt, Shame, and Public Relations
- PS 33-34: Passion and Homily
- Difficulty With Pope Francis
- Humanae Vitae 28: To Priests
- PS 31-32: Word and Music
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Daily Archives: 19 May 2006
Here’s a 2003 news story of a priest. Given just this information, would you accept his assignment in your parish? A — priest was convicted of patronizing prostitution Thursday after he entered a no-contest plea. The misdemeanor charge against the … Continue reading
Portland Archbishop John Vlazny speaks out on his continuing frustrations with the sex abuse/cover-up scandals and their fallout. He doesn’t lack for some sincere and heartfelt expressions. And there’s no lacking for a moment or two of narcissism either: Nineteen … Continue reading
Good considerations when we make it back to the moon. I always thought the moon would be incredibly interesting. During Apollo, we didn’t know what to look for. Now we know that even small bodies like Enceladus have great surprises; … Continue reading
… from yesterday’s scattered post. First, as I’ve said countless times before on this blog, the content of the liturgy (be it 1970, 1962, or whatever) is less vital than the spiritual qualities the celebrants (meaning all the people) bring … Continue reading